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CAIRO: Struggling to subdue continuing street protests, the government of President Mohamed Morsi has approved legislation reimposing martial law by calling on the armed forces to keep order and authorizing soldiers to arrest civilians, Egypt's state media reported on Saturday.
Originally posted by ibiubu
The US can impose martial law, in addition to many other countries. This is just a new government formalizing it.edit on 8-12-2012 by ibiubu because: (no reason given)